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In-Person 1MC: Grants are Bolstering Startup Ecosystem

Museum of Visual Materials

Join us for an important update and panel discussion surrounding several area grant opportunities that are bolstering the startup ecosystem both independently and in collaboration with one another.

1 Million Cups is a weekly entrepreneurship event that highlights local business owners and provides an opportunity to network with like-minded people. Doors at the Museum of Visual Materials open at 8:30 a.m. CST for coffee and networking and the event will begin at 9 a.m. CST.

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Panel Discussion

  • Sara Lum, Program + Marketing Manager at Startup Sioux Falls, discussing details of the SBA Community Navigator Grant
  • Joni (Johnson) Ekstrum, Executive Director at South Dakota Biotech, regarding the SBA FAST Grant
  • Beth Lambeth, Technology Transfer Officer at USD Office of Research, regarding the Back Office Business Support (BOBS) grant
  • Moderated by Brienne Maner, Executive Director at Startup Sioux Falls


1 Million Cups Sioux Falls is sponsored by The First National Bank in Sioux Falls, MarketBeat, Eide Bailly, Startup Sioux Falls, Cresten Properties, and State Farm — Ty Teveldal.


Museum of Visual Materials
500 N. Main Ave.
Sioux Falls, SD - South Dakota 57105
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